The table below looks at the statistics for ISEB in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited ISEB over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Information Systems Examinations Board (ISEB)
Rank 94 83 90
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +7
Permanent jobs citing ISEB 135 126 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.61% 3.04% 2.34%
As % of the Qualifications category 11.24% 15.38% 13.26%
Number of salaries quoted 115 105 74
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +24.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
ISEB
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region.

Qualifications Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
1201 819 641
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 23.24% 19.78% 17.66%
Number of salaries quoted 994 641 506
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

ISEB
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

ISEB Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region.

ISEB Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing ISEB across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014.

ISEB Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

ISEB
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing ISEB within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +2 113 £35,000 - 13
Bradford -22 14 £36,000 -14.28% 1
Wakefield -15 2 £22,500 -
Castleford - 1 £16,000 - 1
ISEB
Yorkshire

ISEB
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB.

1 108 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (37.90%) Test Scripting
3 78 (31.45%) Finance
4 65 (26.21%) ISTQB
5 59 (23.79%) Analytical Skills
6 58 (23.39%) Software Testing
7 52 (20.97%) Business Analysis
8 48 (19.35%) Regression Testing
9 45 (18.15%) Selenium
10 43 (17.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 42 (16.94%) Test Strategy
12 40 (16.13%) QA
12 40 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (15.73%) Functional Testing
14 38 (15.32%) Automation Testing
15 36 (14.52%) Microsoft
16 34 (13.71%) User Acceptance Testing
17 32 (12.90%) SQL
18 31 (12.50%) Manual Testing
19 30 (12.10%) Automated Testing
20 28 (11.29%) MS Excel
21 26 (10.48%) .NET
22 23 (9.27%) Scrum
22 23 (9.27%) Java
23 21 (8.47%) Test Management
23 21 (8.47%) Test Planning
24 20 (8.06%) Test Automation
24 20 (8.06%) MS Visio
25 19 (7.66%) XML
25 19 (7.66%) Integration Testing

ISEB
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing ISEB also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited ISEB. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (3.23%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.81%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.40%) Confluence
3 1 (0.40%) Lync
3 1 (0.40%) WinCC
3 1 (0.40%) IIS
Applications
1 28 (11.29%) MS Excel
2 20 (8.06%) MS Visio
3 15 (6.05%) MS Office
4 2 (0.81%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) JDE OneWorld
1 4 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.21%) HTTP
2 1 (0.40%) VPN
2 1 (0.40%) MPLS
2 1 (0.40%) IP Telephony
2 1 (0.40%) NAS
2 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.40%) WAN
2 1 (0.40%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (0.81%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 45 (18.15%) Selenium
2 16 (6.45%) QuickTest Pro
2 16 (6.45%) WebDriver
3 9 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (3.23%) SoapUI
4 8 (3.23%) JUnit
5 7 (2.82%) Cucumber
6 6 (2.42%) Git (software)
6 6 (2.42%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.61%) Capybara
7 4 (1.61%) Subversion
8 3 (1.21%) JIRA
8 3 (1.21%) LoadRunner
8 3 (1.21%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.81%) MSTest
9 2 (0.81%) TestNG
10 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.40%) eggPlant
General
1 78 (31.45%) Finance
2 8 (3.23%) Retail
3 4 (1.61%) Banking
4 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.40%) Legal
4 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 150 (60.48%) Analyst
2 103 (41.53%) Test Analyst
3 47 (18.95%) Business Analyst
4 30 (12.10%) Tester
4 30 (12.10%) Test Manager
5 26 (10.48%) Senior Analyst
6 25 (10.08%) Senior Test Analyst
7 20 (8.06%) Test Consultant
7 20 (8.06%) Consultant
8 19 (7.66%) Senior Consultant
8 19 (7.66%) Test Leader
8 19 (7.66%) Senior Test Consultant
9 11 (4.44%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 11 (4.44%) Financial Business Analyst
10 7 (2.82%) Business Manager
11 6 (2.42%) Functional Analyst
11 6 (2.42%) Software Tester
11 6 (2.42%) Automation Test Analyst
11 6 (2.42%) Functional Test Analyst
11 6 (2.42%) Automation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.48%) .NET
2 19 (7.66%) XML
3 13 (5.24%) SOAP
4 12 (4.84%) ASP.NET
5 9 (3.63%) CSS
6 7 (2.82%) .NET Framework
7 6 (2.42%) Web Services
8 2 (0.81%) XSD
8 2 (0.81%) WSDL
8 2 (0.81%) LAMP
8 2 (0.81%) HTML
9 1 (0.40%) JSON
9 1 (0.40%) Silverlight
9 1 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.40%) WinForms
9 1 (0.40%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 59 (23.79%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.63%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.02%) Algorithms
4 2 (0.81%) Client/Server
4 2 (0.81%) PMI
5 1 (0.40%) NHS
5 1 (0.40%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.40%) DTV
5 1 (0.40%) SCADA
5 1 (0.40%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.40%) Open Source
5 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.42%) Windows
2 5 (2.02%) Linux
3 3 (1.21%) Ubuntu
3 3 (1.21%) Android
4 2 (0.81%) CentOS
4 2 (0.81%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.81%) UNIX
5 1 (0.40%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (43.55%) Agile Software Development
2 94 (37.90%) Test Scripting
3 58 (23.39%) Software Testing
4 52 (20.97%) Business Analysis
5 48 (19.35%) Regression Testing
6 42 (16.94%) Test Strategy
7 40 (16.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 39 (15.73%) Functional Testing
9 38 (15.32%) Automation Testing
10 34 (13.71%) User Acceptance Testing
11 31 (12.50%) Manual Testing
12 30 (12.10%) Automated Testing
13 23 (9.27%) Scrum
14 21 (8.47%) Test Management
14 21 (8.47%) Test Planning
15 20 (8.06%) Test Automation
16 19 (7.66%) Integration Testing
17 16 (6.45%) SOA
18 15 (6.05%) Change Management
18 15 (6.05%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 32 (12.90%) SQL
2 23 (9.27%) Java
3 14 (5.65%) C#
4 8 (3.23%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.42%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.81%) Python
6 2 (0.81%) C
7 1 (0.40%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.40%) Ruby
7 1 (0.40%) PHP
7 1 (0.40%) C++
Qualifications
1 65 (26.21%) ISTQB
2 43 (17.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 18 (7.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 10 (4.03%) Degree
5 8 (3.23%) CBAP
6 6 (2.42%) PMI Certification
7 5 (2.02%) ISEB Practitioner
8 4 (1.61%) PMP
9 3 (1.21%) CISM
9 3 (1.21%) CISSP
9 3 (1.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (16.13%) QA
2 3 (1.21%) HL7
2 3 (1.21%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.21%) Firmware
2 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.40%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (4.84%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 36 (14.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (6.45%) HP
3 12 (4.84%) Oracle
4 5 (2.02%) JD Edwards
5 1 (0.40%) VMware
5 1 (0.40%) Atlassian
5 1 (0.40%) F5
5 1 (0.40%) Splunk
5 1 (0.40%) EMC
5 1 (0.40%) NetApp
5 1 (0.40%) Red Hat
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco
5 1 (0.40%) IBM
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 4 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Technology Sourcing Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Castleford
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £28000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 35,000 + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Building Society
Salary: Competitive plus Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits, Training & Progression
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
thebigword
Salary: £28,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 16 days ago